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Desolation Trail

  There are many hiking trails in the White Mountains where beautiful scenery awaits you. We all need to get out in nature once in a while and Desolation Trail in Grafton County, New Hampshire is such a great place. A long drive separates Berlin from Desolation Trail, but it is one of many great trails in this area.
New Hampshire is a great place for hikers. Notch Brook is a great local stream, and sites like Crawford Notch State Park are delightful to have a look
    at. Just can't get enough of the White Mountains. Here at Desolation Trail there are plenty of folks from Waterville Valley, and why not camp at Dry River Campground if you're here at Desolation Trail. In case you donít have a problem
getting covered with water, you can always go whitewater paddling on Swift River. Some of the water nearby flows, like Norcross Brook; Pemigewasset River - North Fork has a pleasant whitewater paddling spot nearby. If you came for an overnight stay Osceola Vista Campground - White Mountain National Forest is a delightful location to camp. If you want to hit the beach, Center Harbor Town Beach is in close proximity. High temperatures at Desolation Trail throughout  
the summer are in the 70's while overnight lows are typically in the 50's. Through the wintertime highs are frequently in the 20's, and through the dark hours in the winter at Desolation Trail temperatures descend to the 0's.

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These outdoors activities are available near Desolation Trail.
 Trails Near Desolation Trail:
Hancock Loop Trail, Grafton County , 4 miles away
Thoreau Falls Trail, Grafton County , 4 miles away
Zeacliff Trail, Grafton County , 4 miles away
North Slide, Grafton County , 6 miles away
Church Pond Trail, Grafton County , 7 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Desolation Trail:
Ethan Pond Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Bretton Woods , 4 miles away
Zealand Falls Appalachian Mountain Club Hut - Appalachian Trail, Bretton Woods , 5 miles away
Sawyer Pond Shelter, Bartlett , 6 miles away
Guyot Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Twin Mountain , 6 miles away
Dry River Campground, Carroll County , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Desolation Trail:
Swift River, Carroll/ Grafton County , 3 miles away, Class I-III - 4 miles long (Bear Notch Road to Rocky Gorge)
Pemigewasset River - North Fork, Grafton County , 4 miles away, Class IV-V - 12.4 miles long (Lincoln)
Sawyer River, Carroll County , 5 miles away, Class V - 3.5 miles long (Livermore)
Swift River, Carroll County , 5 miles away, Class III-IV - 2.6 miles long (Rocky Gorge to Lower Falls)
Pemigewasset River - Hancock Br., Grafton County , 6 miles away, Class V - 6.2 miles long (Lincoln)
 Hotels Near Desolation Trail:
Villager Motel, Bartlett , 7 miles away
The Bartlett Inn, Bartlett , 7 miles away
The Lodge At Bretton Woods, Bretton Woods , 8 miles away
Townhomes At Bretton Woods, Bretton Woods , 8 miles away
Omni Bretton Arms Mount Washington, Bretton Woods , 8 miles away
 Lakes Near Desolation Trail
Carrigain Pond, Grafton County , 1 miles away
Wakondah Pond, Carroll County , 18 miles away
Squam Lake, Belknap County , 18 miles away
Moosilauke Pond, Grafton County , 18 miles away
Forest Lake, Coos County , 19 miles away

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